The 16th Annual Helen Gold 5K/10K is coming
Saturday, September 16th
La Paloma Plaza shopping center (119th & Glenwood)
This Charity Event helps make a difference in the fight to eliminate Parkinson's disease. Join us as a runner, walker, sponsor, participant or volunteer. The 5K is the next race in our
Race KC Series
. If you're not running, we could sure use some volunteers. Contact
, for #KCTC volunteer sign-up information.
WWI Do the Double Training Runs
Join Us Every Thursday, 6pm, this September
Meet at North Side of the Liberty Memorial
Overlooking Union Station - this will be the
Start/Finish Area of the Race Also
KCTC is proud to co-host training runs for this event. These training runs are FREE, but please click the link to sign up so we know who to expect. ALSO, everyone who makes it to all FOUR training runs will receive a FREE ticket to the museum - how awesome is that!? No excuses, come on down!
FREE to the public ~ Sept 7, 14, 21 and 28!
*Denotes a Race KC Series Race
**This race is double points for the Race KC Series
or these upcoming
WNR Takes on Run the Town
! August 23, 6pm, Il Lazzerone Pizzaria, River Market, 412 Delaware St. KC MO 64105 - This is a WNR to remember! We get to run along a very special route tonight, which showcases some entertaining historic spots in this area of Kansas City. When you arrive at Il Lazzarone Pizzaria to start your run, we will get a quick expert introduction to the special sights on this run route.
The Annual WNR ReRun. September 6, 6pm, Loose Park Pavillion -
Come one, come all! KCTC members have been meeting up every Wednesday for 36 years to run then eat, and we think that is a super cause for celebration - so please join us.
There will be a scavenger hunt (thank you, Mel for coordinating), pizza and... oh yeah! A fun run with great people!
Please bring a side dish and/or drink(s) to share. We will have water for all you thirsty runners!
Run Races, Earn Points and Win!
Join us for our second annual Race KC Series! Competition is open to all KCTC members.
Anyone running a "Race KC Series" race at any point in the season and placing in the top five in their age group is recorded as part of the competition.. Standings are updated and published on the Kansas City Track Club website (www.kctrack.org) and Facebook page as the season progresses.
Active KCTC membership must be in place by Nov 1st of the series year to receive final recognition and awards.
We are continually updating the list of approved races. Please visit
Race KC Series
for the most up-to-date list!
Save the date! Chili Run/Awards Ceremony
December 9th, 2017 - 10am
Location: Wyandotte County Lake Park
James P Davis Hall
9100 Leavenworth Rd, Kansas City, KS 66109
The route is approximately 6 miles around the lake. Feel free to go as short or far as you would like to. Come back and enjoy chili, sides and drinks! Awards will begin shortly after 11:15, time subject to change.
Saturday, October 28, 2017 at 8:00 am.
Cliff Drive offers a beautiful wooded route for runners and walkers in distances of both 5K and 8K.Cliff Drive in the Historic Northeast is one of America's designated "Scenic Byways" and was featured in the KC Star as one of 25 Reasons to Love Kansas City. Experience the Historic Northeast with its rich mix of cultures, stately mansions along Gladstone Boulevard including the Kansas City Museum, and its historic neighborhoods.
#KCTrackClub #CliffHangerRun #KCTCrunner
Join KCTC for a great social get together every week at a different location. We run distances from 3 to 10 miles with a potluck supper to follow.
We'd love for you join us!
8/23 - Run the Town
9/06 - ReRun-Loose Park
9/13 - Open
9/20 - Open
9/27 - Open
Contact Maggie if you would like to host a WNR for one of the open dates!
WNRs start at 6:00 PM
Please bring a
side dish to share!
Are you a member of the Kansas City Track Club yet? If not, you're missing out! Here are some great benefits to being a member of KCTC!
Email newsletters and race announcements
Free group runs
Free entry to Running on Solid Ground winter lecture series
Free fun runs and social events
15% everyday discount at all Garry Gribbles Running Sports Stores
Contact Coach Valdez for additional information including the discount code.
15% discount for
Programs (New Runner's Edge Member Only).
Aixois Bistro at 55th & Brookside is offering KCTC members on Saturday mornings: a $6.00 (after tax) breakfast plate of: One soft boil egg, fingerling potatoes, toast, spinach
Weekly Group Runs
Looking for ways to stay motivated? Want someone to run with but don't want to drive all the way across town?
Be sure to visit our
Group Runs page
for a listing of weekly runs all across the Metro area!
Looking for your
As racing season continues, be sure to check out the Kansas City Track Club
for a complete listing of local events!
Feel free to submit a race to our calendar as well if you don't see yours listed.
Our calendar can be viewed as a list or a monthly calendar so click on whichever view you prefer
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